Capitol Alert
The latest on California politics and government
October 12, 2010

Republican Meg Whitman poured another $20 million into her campaign tonight, bringing her total investment in her gubernatorial bid to more than $140 million.

he contribution was reported to the secretary of state as Whitman and Democrat Jerry Brown faced off in the third and final scheduled debate of the gubernatorial contest.

Whitman, the billionaire former chief executive of eBay, has already shattered the national record for self-financing in a political campaign.